Auxey-Duresses Blanc (Monopole) 2015

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Auxey-Duresses Blanc (Monopole)
2015

  • Biodynamic

$64.97*

* Suggested retail price

7 case(s) available

Product code
357442
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Cross dock
Status
Allocated
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Côte de Beaune
Appellation
Auxey-Duresses
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
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About this winery

Long over-looked and underrated, Auxey-Duresses has emerged as a prime source of best-value burgundy in recent years, especially for the top reds, which at their best can be delightfully Volnay-like. The Clos du Moulin aux Moines is a lovely old domaine that was the property of the renowned Abbey of Cluny in the 10th Century; it is beautifully situated on the slopes of the Cote de Beaune above the village of Meursault. It has been owned by the Andrieu family since 2008; since taking over they...

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Tasting notes

This wine possesses a superior aromatic complexity and is very expressive. The palate is filled with ripe fruits aromas, nuts and fresh almond, linked by a note of spices like cloves, Sichuan (pepper and Chinese citron), dry galangal (strong Malaysian herbal plant and Java), Hints of vanilla, balsamic, sweet citrus fruits, mandarin and gentian linger on the finish. A dense wine that is harmonious and especially elegant.